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Unstable Deep-Earth Mineral Survives Journey to Surface Trapped Within a Diamond

Unstable Deep-Earth Mineral Survives Journey to Surface Trapped Within a Diamond

An unstable, deep-Earth mineral that shouldn’t be able to exist on the surface has been found inside a diamond.“It’s the strength of the diamond that ...

Music Friday: Andra Day Gives Up Gold for Grains of Sand in Her Bluesy 2015 Release

Music Friday: Andra Day Gives Up Gold for Grains of Sand in Her Bluesy 2015 Release

Welcome to Music Friday when we bring you outstanding songs with jewelry, gemstones or precious metals in the title or lyrics. Today, the multitalented Andra ...

Gemfields Unveils 7,525-Carat Gem-Quality Emerald From Zambia’s Kagem Mine

Gemfields Unveils 7,525-Carat Gem-Quality Emerald From Zambia’s Kagem Mine

Gemfields just unveiled the largest emerald ever discovered at its Kagem mine in Zambia. Named “Chipembele,” which means “rhino” in the local indigenous dialect of ...

Birthstone of the Month: This Fiery Red Gem Is a Super-Rare Variety of Imperial Topaz

Birthstone of the Month: This Fiery Red Gem Is a Super-Rare Variety of Imperial Topaz

A stunning member of the Smithsonian’s National Gem Collection for the past three years, the impossibly rare “Whitney Flame Topaz” is one of the world’s ...

Sapphire Jewelry Linked to Russian Royal Family Hits Auction Block at Sotheby’s

Sapphire Jewelry Linked to Russian Royal Family Hits Auction Block at Sotheby’s

Sapphire-and-diamond jewelry linked to the Imperial Romanov family and smuggled to Great Britain at the onset of the 1917 Russian Revolution will be offered for ...

Bauble Bought at a Car Boot Sale Turns Out to Be a 34-Carat Diamond Worth $2MM

Bauble Bought at a Car Boot Sale Turns Out to Be a 34-Carat Diamond Worth $2MM

An elderly British woman who brought her “costume” jewelry to a local auctioneer to be evaluated was stunned to learn that a huge “faux” stone ...

Music Friday: Luke Combs Ruminates About Diamond Rings and Other Things

Music Friday: Luke Combs Ruminates About Diamond Rings and Other Things

Welcome to Music Friday when we bring you fun songs with jewelry, gemstones or precious metals in the lyrics or title. Today, country music star ...

Rapper Travis Scott Gifts Matching Rings to Kylie Jenner and 3-Year-Old Daughter, Stormi

Rapper Travis Scott Gifts Matching Rings to Kylie Jenner and 3-Year-Old Daughter, Stormi

Beauty mogul Kylie Jenner revealed to her 279 million Instagram followers on Tuesday the matching “Toi et Moi” diamond rings gifted to her and three-year-old ...

Set With 423 Diamonds and 1,739 Sapphires, This Necklace Could Sell for 25MM Zlotys

Set With 423 Diamonds and 1,739 Sapphires, This Necklace Could Sell for 25MM Zlotys

“Julia,” an elaborate fractal-inspired necklace set with 423 diamonds and 1,739 sapphires, is expected to sell for 25 million zlotys or more at DESA Unicum’s ...

Single Bidder Captures All 41 Lots of Blue and Violet Diamonds From Final Argyle Tender

Single Bidder Captures All 41 Lots of Blue and Violet Diamonds From Final Argyle Tender

All 41 lots of carefully curated blue and violet diamonds from the recently shuttered Argyle mine were purchased by a single bidder at Rio Tinto’s ...

Evidence of Ancient Life Found Trapped Inside Greenland Ruby, Say Researchers

Evidence of Ancient Life Found Trapped Inside Greenland Ruby, Say Researchers

Graphite fragments preserved within a Greenland ruby could be evidence of ancient microbial life dating back 2.5 billion years, according to a new study.The research ...

Music Friday: Tom Petty Wants Her More Than Diamonds or Gold in 1991’s ‘Built to Last’

Music Friday: Tom Petty Wants Her More Than Diamonds or Gold in 1991’s ‘Built to Last’

Welcome to Music Friday when we bring you great tunes with jewelry, gemstones or precious metals in the title or lyrics. Today, we feature Tom ...